June 16(Reuters) - Pilot Corp <7846.T>:Says it bought back 7.4 million shares at the price of 4,590 yen per share, or 33.83 billion yen in total, through ToSTNeT-3, on June 16.Share repurchase plan was announced on June 15 .
June 15(Reuters) - Pilot Corp <7846.T>:Says it will repurchase up to 7.6 million shares of its common stock, representing 16.3 percent of outstanding through ToSTNeT-3, on June 16.Share repurchase price is 4,590 yen per share, the closing price of June 15, or up to 34.98 billion yen in total.
Pilot Corp <7846.T> :Says co names Shu Ito as new president to succeed Hiromoto Watanabe, effective on March 30.
Pilot Corp <7846.T>: Says its former top shareholer DAIWA CM SINGAPORE LTD － NOMINEE KO HONG MYONG has passed away and holds no voting rights in the co down from 18.6 percent (8,710,600 shares) .Says change occurred on May 15.
Pilot Corp:Appoints a Tokyo-based auditor as corporate auditor for 2016 to replace ARK & Co., after a merger between the two auditors, effective on Jan. 4.
Pilot Corp:Says the company increased the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue to 94,000 mln yen from 91,000 mln yen, for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2015.Operating profit forecast increased to 17,000 mln yen from 15,000 mln yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 16,000 mln yen from 14,000 mln yen.Net profit forecast increased to 10,000 mln yen from 9,000 mln yen.Earnings per share increased to 215.51 yen from 194.00 yen.Comments the improvement in sales of main products, yen devaluation and cost reduction are the main reasons for the forecast.Sees year-end dividend of 11 yen per share raised from 7.5 yen per share, for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2015.
Pilot Corp:Lowered year-end dividend forecast to 7.5 yen per share from 15 yen per share for FY ending Dec. 2015, due to stock split.
Pilot Corp:Says the company raised the consolidated full-year outlook for the FY ending Dec. 2014.Revenue forecast increased to 87,000 million yen from 84,500 million yen.Operating profit forecast increased to 12,000 million yen from 10,000 million yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 12,000 million yen from 10,000 million yen.Net profit forecast increased to 7,000 million yen from 6,000 million yen.Earnings per share forecast increased to 301.92 yen from 258.90 yen.Comments that increased sales, depreciation of Japanese yen and effective cost control are the main reasons for the forecast.Sees year-end dividend forecast of 15 yen per share raised from 10 yen per share, for the FY ending Dec. 2014.
Pilot Corp announced that it has raised consolidated full-year outlook for revenue from JPY 74,000 million to JPY 81,000 million, operating profit from JPY 6,500 million to JPY 8,000 million, ordinary profit from JPY 6,300 million to JPY 7,700 million, net profit from JPY 4,500 million to JPY 4,600 million, earnings per share from JPY 194.35 to JPY 198.61 for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013. The positive outlook is mainly due to steady growth of sales.
Pilot Corp announced that it has decided to split its common stock from one share into 100 shares, effective July 1, 2013. Following this, the Company has received approval from its Board of Directors to make partial change to its article of incorporation. Based on change to article six, the Company will change the number of its total shares to be possibly issued from 900,000 shares to 90,000,000 shares, effective July 1, 2013. Due to this, the Company has changed its year-end dividend forecast from JPY 1,500 per share to JPY 15 per share, for the fiscal year ending December 2013.